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Brakspear Ale Trail 2017

Real Ale Good Time at the Brakspear’s Ale Trail Party

Brakspear invited all their ‘Ale Trailer’s’ who completed either the Henley Ale Trail or one of the three Country Trails this year to a party at The Little Angel on […]

Share and Spoil Your Partner this Valentine’s at Hotel du Vin

Valentine’s is close to Hotel du Vin’s heart so they’re offering to spoil you with a special Heart & Soul Valentine’s Sharing Menu for a lunch or dinner to remember. […]

Brakspear Pubs Offer Rugby Beer for Six Nations

Brakspear have brewed a special beer, Jerusalem especially for rugby lovers to enjoy drinking whilst watching the the Six Nations tournament when it starts on 4 February.  Not only are many […]

Hotel du Vin January Offer of a Free Glass of Bucks Fizz with Sunday Brunch

Hotel du Vin’s legendary Sunday Brunch has an added fizz for January. The special Sunday Brunch starts with a seasonal soup course followed by a help yourself lavish French Market Table, […]

Hotel du Vin’s Chef Wins Best Chef of the Year

Phil Hase, Head Chef at Hotel du Vin in Henley was named Chef of the Year at the Hotel du Vin &  Malmaison Hotel group’s Best of the Best Awards. […]

Celebrate Burns Night in True Scottish Style at Loch Fyne

Diners at Loch Fyne Seafood & Grill in Henley can celebrate Burns Night in true Scottish style with a traditional piper, Glenfiddich whisky and special Irn-Bru cocktails. The restaurant is […]

The Station House Reopens

The Station House pub reopened it’s doors on Thursday night for a special guest preview evening. The pub has been taken over by new licensee Darren Gillett, an experienced restaurateur […]

Henley Hootenanny 2015

Mayor and Mayoress Hosting Charity Festive Events

The Mayor and Mayoress, Julian and Gabriele Brooks are hosting two Christmas festive events to raise money for the Mayor’s chosen charities Nomad, Henley YMCA, Riverside Counselling. Wine Tasting Evening – […]

Do Christmas Differently at CAU Henley

Looking to spice things up a bit this Christmas with friends and family?  Say adios to the festive rule book and put the real South American flair into the spirit […]

Phyllis Court Wine Circle Rioja Tour

Wine Circle Members Enjoy Trip to Spanish Vineyards

The Spanish vineyards in Northern Spain where Rioja, Ribera del Duero and Rueda wines are made were the destination for the latest organised trip for the Wine Circle special interest […]